Some articles on professional football, football, professional:
... responded with the formation of a new American Football League with eight teams from Seattle and Portland to San Diego ... As a result, there were an unprecedented five Los Angeles professional football teams operating simultaneously ... they marched through a perfect season in the major league American Football League, the Bulldogs were averaging less than 10,000 per game in Gilmore Stadium in the Pacific Coast Professional ...
... Football is by far the most popular sport in the Jacksonville area ... The city is home to the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL) ... the Jaguars currently play in South Division of the NFL's American Football Conference (AFC) ...
... The former Midwest Football League, on the other hand, changed its name for the second consecutive year (to the American Professional Football Association) as it hinted at ... replacement for the Bulldogs, who left to form the Pacific Coast Professional Football League.. ... and Milwaukee left the loop to become the charter members of a new American Football League ...
... This is a list of gridiron football quarterbacks passing statistics for quarterbacks that have played outdoor professional football in North America ... statistics by players that have played in the National Football League (NFL), Canadian Football League (CFL), United States Football League (USFL), and United Football ... Below is a listing of the combined professional football league leaders for passing yards, passing touchdowns, passing completions, and passing attempts ...
Famous quotes containing the words professional football, football and/or professional:
“Smoking ... is downright dangerous. Most people who smoke will eventually contract a fatal disease and die. But they dont brag about it, do they? Most people who ski, play professional football or drive race cars, will not dieat least not in the actand yet they are the ones with the glamorous images, the expensive equipment and the mythic proportions. Why this should be I cannot say, unless it is simply that the average American does not know a daredevil when he sees one.”
—Fran Lebowitz (b. 1950)
“In this dream that dogs me I am part
Of a silent crowd walking under a wall,
Leaving a football match, perhaps, or a pit,
All moving the same way.”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“... a supportive husband is an absolute requirement for professional women.... He is something she looks for, and when she finds him, she marries him.”
—Alice S. Rossi (b. 1922)